NDT 1

The main company NDT 1 consists of 28 phenomenal dancers from all over the world, varying in age between 24 and 38 years. Each one of them excelling in their solo qualities. The dancers of NDT are renowned for their versatility, astonishing technique and virtuosic expression.

By working together with established choreographers the dancers are provided with the opportunity to employ a multitude of styles that often require an interdisciplinary approach by involving visual art, music composition, and innovative light and set designs.

Chloé Albaret
Alexander Anderson
Jon Bond
Juliette Brunner
Lydia Bustinduy
Olivier Coeffard
Prince Credell
Spencer Dickhaus
César Faria Fernandes
Alice Godfrey
Aram Hasler
Sebastian Haynes
Chuck Jones
Madoka Kariya
Gregory Lau
Rena Narumi
Carolina Mancuso
Jorge Nozal
Marne van Opstal
Myrthe van Opstal
Luca Tessarini
Roger van der Poel
Jianhui Wang
Meng-ke Wu
Christie Partelow
Sarah Reynolds
Paxton Ricketts
Yukino Takaura

NDT 1 this season

SIDE A:
SPLIT INTO ONE


NDT 1
September 22  - December 16, 2017
Three world premieres by Edward Clug, Medhi Walerski and Sol León & Paul Lightfoot, that find the power and beauty in pure movement. Double performance with Side B: Adrift... Read more

SIDE B:
ADRIFT


NDT 1
October 5 - December 21, 2017
Existing pieces The missing door and The lost room and a third creation by Chartier, result in trilogy that underscores NDT's theatrical character. Double performance with Side A: Split into One...Read more

SWITCH '18

 
NDT 1 & 2
January 18, 2018
In Switch ‘18 NDT 1 and NDT 2 dancers take full control and compile a unique programme of new choreographes created themselves. The evening's revenue is donated to a charity fund chosen by the dancers. Read more

THE HOLE


NDT 1
February 8 - March 11, 2018
The Hole (2013) by Ohad Naharin is performed twice per evening, each performance shwoing a shift in the prominent presence of either male or the female dancers. Experience this piece, together with the dancers on stage...Read more

SAVOIR FAIRE

 
NDT 1
May 17 - June 9, 2018
NDT unites their most prolific artistic voices in one evening: alongside a world premiere by associate choreographer Crystal Pite, we present Shut Eye by house choreographers Sol León en Paul Lightfoot... Read more


International press:

Five minutes of the performance is sufficient to be certain: this company is one of the seven wonders in the world of dance” LE FIGARO

The dancers of Nederlands Dans Theater showed just how wonderfully exhilarating contemporary dance can be.” THE DAILY TELEGRAPH SYDNEY

Flashy, brilliant and with a large reservoir of melancholy.” THEATERKRANT

Raw, organic and in your face […].”  TROUW

They are the world’s most magnificent dancers: a retina-shredding spectacle of passion and power” THE SUNDAY HERALD

Unpredictable NDT is memorably modern” LA TIMES